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Good seeing : a century of science at the Carnegie Institution of Washington

Author: James Trefil; Margaret Hindle Hazen
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a history of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, from its founding in 1902, through the emergence of "big science" after World War II, to the institution's role in addressing the major  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Trefil; Margaret Hindle Hazen
ISBN: 0309082617 9780309082617
OCLC Number: 48263706
Description: x, 244 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Responsibility: James Trefil and Margaret Hindle Hazen ; with a foreword by Timothy Ferris.
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